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Novak Djokovic wins Court appeal against decision to cancel his Australian visa

World tennis number one Novak Djokovic has today won a Court appeal against the Australian Border Force’s decision to cancel his visa over his COVID vaccination status meaning he…

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Jan 10, 2022 Legal / Sport /


New Moreton Bay Region tennis facility to boost participation

Moreton Bay Regional Council has announced that its new $4 million regional tennis centre at the Harris Avenue Sports Complex in Narangba which will gets its official opening on 22nd…

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Jan 10, 2022 Recreation / Sport /


Beijing Games Organisers pledge to deliver sustainable Winter Olympics

With the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics less than a month away and preparation for the Games having entered their final stage, the Beijing Olympic Organising Committee has emphasised the…

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Jan 7, 2022 ByNigel Benton Environment / Events / Sport / Venues /


Upgrades to continue at Perth’s WACA following demolition of Inverarity Stand

The redevelopment of Perth’s WACA is set to continue next month following the pre-Christmas demolition of the venue’s Inverarity Stand. Constructed in 1970 for the very first…

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Jan 7, 2022 Aquatics / Government / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


Full vaccination mandate for Christchurch Council staff working in recreation facilities and art gallery

Christchurch City Council is requiring staff at all its public venues - libraries, sport and recreation centres and the Christchurch Art Gallery - to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19…

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Jan 7, 2022 Arts / Recreation / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Australian Border Force moves to deport tennis star Novak Djokovic after visa cancellation

World number one tennis star Novak Djokovic, who had on Tuesday been granted a medical exemption to play in the 2022 Australian Open, is facing deportation from the country after having…

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Jan 6, 2022 Government / Legal / Safety / Sport /


Golden Oldies owner confirms global rugby festival for 2023

Golden Oldies owner Bruce Mactaggart has today announced the Golden Oldies Rugby Festival will take place in Perth, Western Australia from 19th to 26th March 2023. The event is supported…

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Jan 6, 2022 Events / Sport /


Winter Olympics-themed ice park opens in Chinese city of Harbin

The northern Chinese city of Harbin, famed for its winter festival and ice sculptures, has this year adopted a Winter Olympics theme. Held each year during winter, ice sculptures are…

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Jan 6, 2022 Events / Sport / Tourism /


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SeatGeek is a search engine and mobile-focused ticket marketplace that allows fans to buy and sell tickets for live events. As of August 2018, SeatGeek has exited the Australian, New…

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Anti Wave International is the original suppliers of top performance swim, aquatic sports, leisure and pool programming equipment. Founded in 1971, Anti Wave International is proud of its…

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